​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Blue Carbon in Maryland series, including summary documents and links to webinar recordings:​

Accounting for Maryland's Blue Carbon

Environmental Finance Mechanisms for Enhancing Maryland's Blue Carbon 

Living Shorelines in Practice - Enhancing Coastal Resilience 

The IPCC 6th Assessment Report

The Maryland OA Plan has been updated!
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Scientific and Technical Working Group

The members of each working group are appointed by the Commission chair, and embody both the public and private interests in climate change to ensure a well-balanced direction and broad expertise.

The Scientific and Technical Working Group (STWG) is responsible for updating and informing the MCCC on the science of climate change. 


STWG meetings are called by its chair.  The meetings are open to Marylanders, and a portion of each meeting is set aside for public comment. 

STWG Archives​

Previous meeting materials are here.​​

Previous annual work planare here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​ ​​​​

​Meeting Materials
expand Meeting Date: 9/9/2022
  Adding Net Emissions Definitions to the Maryland Code
expand Meeting Date: 5/13/2022
expand Meeting Date: 2/18/2022
expand Meeting Date: 11/19/2021
  Special Meeting on COP26
expand Meeting Date: 10/15/2021
  Draft Recommendations for Annual Report
expand Meeting Date: 9/17/2021
  MD Landfill Methane Report 2021
expand Meeting Date: 7/16/2021
  Blue Carbon in Maryland 2021
expand Meeting Date: 5/21/2021
  Recent Publications and Webinars
  Wood Energy for Mitigation
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